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Regional growth and aggregate policy

One issue I want to get my head around is the interplay of regional economic growth and aggregate (one-size-fits-all) monetary policy. Scott Sumner provides an interesting metaphor… 90 more words

Monetary Policy

Meet Mykola Ostashevsky, 92, Newest National Defense Conscript

A 92-year old World War II veteran, Mykola Ostashevsky, came to the National Defense Headquarters for Dnipropetrovsk oblast to enlist as a new conscript.


FTAC - Syria - Comment on the Revolution on the Inside

Attitude-belief systems have organic qualities.  The Assad regime believes it owns Syria and Syrians on an absolute autocratic and kleptocratic basis; opposition leadership within the Syrian National Coalition, however, carries forward the intellectual poison that is anti-Semitism masked as anti-Zionism plus, reverse engineer it, an Islamic contempt for the world that isn’t itself, i.e., other than Muslim.  

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Conflict - Culture - Language - Psychology

BC VQA Assessor Workshop Completed & Alsace Article Published

Hello all and happy wine Wednesday!  I hope your week is going well.  It is a shorter post for me today as I want to update you on my second of two workshop weekends as a BC VQA panel assessor and pass along a link to my most recent article in… 460 more words


Pour ou contre la réforme des régions ?

Le 8 avril dernier, Manuel Valls annonçait devant l’Assemblée Nationale vouloir « diminuer de moitié le nombre de régions dans l’Hexagone » d’ici 2017. Depuis chacun d’entre nous a pu se constituer un avis. 485 more words

Pierrick Ilic-Ruffinatti

World Thinking Day - Troop 899 in Elizabeth

From Troop Leader Teri Lindsey 

Our troop decided we wanted to learn about Egypt for World Thinking Day this year. We studied the costumes and made the pieces for our costumes (see photos above). 124 more words

Girl Scouts

Réforme territoriale : Un projet complexe et ambitieux

Si l’on en croit les journaux ce matin, la réforme des collectivités territoriales commence à faire couler beaucoup d’encre. Depuis l’annonce du Premier Ministre, la semaine dernière lors de son discours de politique générale, de fusionner les régions, de supprimer les conseils départementaux et de supprimer la clause générale de compétences, les déclarations dubitatives d’élus locaux se multiplient. 358 more words